This course is for aspiring or active entrepreneurs who wants to understand how to secure funding for their company. This course will demystify key financing concepts to give entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs a guide to secure funding.
The University of Maryland is the state's flagship university and one of the nation's preeminent public research universities. A global leader in research, entrepreneurship and innovation, the university is home to more than 37,000 students, 9,000 faculty and staff, and 250 academic programs. Its faculty includes three Nobel laureates, three Pulitzer Prize winners, 47 members of the national academies and scores of Fulbright scholars. The institution has a $1.8 billion operating budget, secures $500 million annually in external research funding and recently completed a $1 billion fundraising campaign.
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I respect the fact the lectures contain a lot of references to the outside world, e.g. goes beyond the academia.
Helpful and interesting. Easily the best part of the course are the interviews with people.
A very good course. It gives a very good insights into the finance required for start-ups. This course is a must for all the future entrepreneurs.
The lectures were very useful and very clear. I learned a lot from this course. Thank you Prof. Pratt and Coursera.
关于 创业：创建创新型企业 专项课程
Develop your entrepreneurial mindset and skill sets, learn how to bring innovations to market, and craft a business model to successfully launch your new business.